How to Support Asian Americans Facing Violence Because of Covid-19 Misinformation

An urgent reminder that baselessly racializing the virus has dire consequences

“Anti-Asian violence and abuse has sharply increased since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, especially toward vulnerable groups including the elderly, the youth, and women. Even Asian-American health care workers working to beat the coronavirus . This is largely due to the mischaracterization of Covid-19 as the “Chinese…